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Feature March 2018 Issue

The Benefits of Urinalysis

The dipstick analysis can reveal much about a urine sample’s chemical makeup, such as its protein, glucose and acidity levels.

The Benefits of Urinalysis

Thorough testing can shed light on many hidden feline health problems, especially as your cat ages. Here's what you should know about this important diagnostic test.

Luckily, your 10-year-old cat Jenny has never had a sick day in her life. Nevertheless, you’ve dutifully made a point of taking her to the veterinarian for a routine physical exam once a year to make sure she’s up to date on her vaccinations and is not harboring some systemic disorder that could eventually prove difficult to manage.

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